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Coaching & Mentoring

The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation offers coaching and mentorship to student startups through our team of faculty and experts. Our team regularly mentors students from a variety of disciplines and programs, including Global Leadership Scholars, full-time and professional MBA students , and students in the Bredesen Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Graduate Education.

To inquire about mentorship, contact ACEI@utk.edu or call 865-974-5126.


The requirements of the pitches and prep work necessary to make a good presentation have made my business plan even more solid and will help me to achieve the goals I have planned. 
Ryan Cunningham
Campus Car

The Boyd Venture Challenge has prepared me for real-life scenarios with real-life rewards. 
Baker Donahue 
In With the Old

I am very grateful for the experience and opportunity that the UT Anderson Center has given me to advance my company. 
Kelsey Duncan 
The Sorority Guide